The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 70 50 68
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 2 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.23% 2.34% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.38% 13.21% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £430 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +26.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £384 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -9.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
145 159 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.78% 17.75% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 86 55
Average daily rate £350 £364 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.78% +5.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £16.14 £18.75 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.92% +2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £16.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.36 £18.75 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Milton Keynes region.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server.

1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) UNIX
3 7 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (50.00%) Introscope
4 6 (42.86%) CA Wily
4 6 (42.86%) IBM
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) Python
5 5 (35.71%) HTTP
5 5 (35.71%) Clustering
5 5 (35.71%) Jython
6 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 4 (28.57%) Dojo
6 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Time Management
6 4 (28.57%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) JNDI
6 4 (28.57%) Korn
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
6 4 (28.57%) SSL
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) J2EE

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (28.57%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
2 4 (28.57%) SSL
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
1 1 (7.14%) Informix
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Introscope
2 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 4 (28.57%) Spring
3 4 (28.57%) JNDI
3 4 (28.57%) Dojo
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) J2EE
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) JDBC
3 4 (28.57%) JSP
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) UNIX
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
1 4 (28.57%) Time Management
1 4 (28.57%) High Availability
1 4 (28.57%) OO
1 4 (28.57%) Garbage Collection
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Python
1 5 (35.71%) Jython
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Korn
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) CA Wily
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) CA
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle